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[Chapter 3] – Moving Day

[Chapter 3] – Moving Day

So we found a boat and it has been surveyed. Better yet the survey came back with a clean bill of health. Now what? Working with one finance company they said we can have the loan if we used our vehicles as security. At an interest rate of 10% it’s not greatest...
[Chapter 2] – The Survey

[Chapter 2] – The Survey

Driving home from seeing Sognare for the first time we were in love. We were so excited about what this boat could offer us. Sognare had everything we needed to live on board and we could already imagine owning her. As a boat, she had so much to offer and some new...
[Chapter 1] – Buying the Boat

[Chapter 1] – Buying the Boat

We got lucky and fell in love with the second boat we viewed, but there are just so many to choose from out there, both locally and overseas. We spent hours online looking at options. Knowing what you want is important and even writing a wish list helps to narrow the...
About

About

  Sognare is an American built Beneteau Oceanis 411 which was built in 1999 and launched in 2000. She lived in Florida for a while before being sailed down here to New Zealand. What really appealed to us when we were looking at boats is Sognare’s two cabin...